Dancing with the beast, 2019

Medium

Mixed Media


Dimensions

97.0 x 127.0 cm


Year Created

2019

About

A work on paper- Portrait of Russian Jewish dancer and impresario who actually had little talent as a dancer but a big vision. She literally learned at the feet of the master, Diaghilev dancing with his Ballets Russes before forming her own company.

More by Irys Schenker

View All
Image for Suzanne Valadon’s MontmartreImage for Russian icon: Marie VassileffImage for H.D. & Bryher: Changing CON/TextsImage for Great Aunt Winnie: Winnaretta SingerImage for Portrait of Natalie BarneyImage for Jane Heap: Illuminating ManuscriptsImage for NatNat and Angel in the Bois de BoulogneImage for Blue SapphoImage for “Bound” for Liverpool Biennial, “artLovers”Image for Turning the starsImage for I like America very much I like France very much

Appears in Pegboards

View All

Curriculum Vitae

View All

Born in 1964 in Manhattan, New York. Currently residing in Berkeley, California.

Education
1999 · School of visual arts

MFA

1997 · San Francisco Art Institute

Post Baccalaureate

Solo Exhibitions
Apr 10, 2001 - May 10, 2001

After Night and Fog

Group Exhibitions
Apr 10, 2001 - May 10, 2001

After Night and Fog

Offers

View All

Asking Price

$1,450.00 USD

Artwork History

View All
Avatar for Irys Schenker
Irys Schenker

Nov 30, 2023